Cybersalon's evening of discussion, digital work and entertainment explores the tensions and issues faced by designers working to a commercial brief while maintaining a sense of social responsibility.
Cybersalon's evening of discussion, digital work and
entertainment explores the tensions and issues faced by
designers working to a commercial brief while attempting to
maintain a sense of social responsibility. Referencing their
professional commercial experience the panel will also be
looking at the 'First Things First' manifesto, the
history of Culture Jamming, and the influence of Naomi Klein and
- Nico MacDonald, founder of Ascendant Partners, www.design-agenda.org.uk
- Ken Garland, designer, writer, teacher. Author of
the original 'First Things First' manifesto and design
work for CND in the 1960's.
- Teal Triggs, Director of Postgraduate Studies,
Faculty of Art, Design and Music, Kingston University and
co-founder of the Women's Design+Research Unit
The New Media Centre will feature work from graduates of the
UK's leading information design degree course, Graphic
Information Design (G I D) at the University of Westminster.
Resident Cybersalon DJ's spin house in the bar until 1:00
with visuals by G I D.
For more information and to start the conversation now,
visit: www.towards-humane-design.co.uk or visit www.cybersalon.org.